FTC Settles With Another Marketer In Text Spam Crackdown

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 2:56 PM EST) -- The Federal Trade Commission said Wednesday that a marketing company accused of blasting consumers with more than 30 million spam text messages directing them to deceptive websites has been barred from further scams, the agency's latest settlement in a crackdown launched this year. 

Cresta Pillsbury, Jan-Paul Diaz, Joshua Brewer and Daniel Stanitski, and their company Ecommerce Merchants LLC, which did business as Superior Affiliate Management, were among the subjects of a series of FTC complaints filed in March against the senders of text message spam. In...
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Case Information

Case Title

Federal Trade Commission v. Ecommerce Merchants, LLC et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

890(Other Statutory Actions)

Date Filed

February 28, 2013

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

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